Registration and coffee, networking


Opening, Pekka Järveläinen, Chairman of the Board, FDCF and Master of Ceremony, Reidar Wasenius, Managing Director of Finnish Business Angels Network (FiBAN)

9.15 - 9.45

"Machine Learning - a friend or a foe - practical learnings for the road-map", Ari Lampela, Country Manager Google Cloud Finland

9.45 - 10.15

"Quantum Computer", Mikko Möttönen, Director of Quantum Computing and Devices Laboratories, Aalto University


10.15 – 10.45

Networking break

10.45 - 11.00

Sponsor: “Datacenter monitoring in your pocket -EcoStruxure Asset Advisor”, Sami Lakio, Sales Director, IT Division, Schneider Electric

11.00 - 11.30

Digitalization as a competitive edge for Finland”, Jyri Häkämies, Di­rec­tor Ge­ne­ral, Confederation of Finnish Industries EK

11.30 - 12.00

“True sustainability in the Data Centre”, Prof Ian Bitterlin, ”Dr Datacenter”, Consulting Engineer & Visiting Professor, Leeds University


12.00 – 13.15 

Networking lunch

13.15 - 13.30

Sponsor: "Active role of data centers in future energy systems", Ilari Alaperä, Business Development Manager, Fortum Oyj and Janne Paananen, Technology Manager, Eaton

13.30 - 14.00

Challenges of autonomous ships - From cyber security to intelligent awareness and connectivity. How do we solve them?”, Sauli Eloranta SVP, Head of Technology & Innovations, Rolls-Royce Marine

14.00 - 14.30

NATO and cyber defence”, Dr. Catharina Candolin, International Cyber Defence Professional.


14.30 – 15.15

Networking break


15.15 - 15.45

“Paths into future – mental and physical: what is there ahead?”, Ilkka Halava CEO, Futurist, Foresight Coach, Keynote Speaker at Prime Frontier Oy


15.45 - 16.45

Panel discussion: Artificial intelligence – threat or opportunity?

Moderator: Antti Laine, Member of the board, FDCF

Harri Jaskari, Member of Parliament, Parliamentary Group of the National Coalition Party

Yilmaz Karayilan, Head Of GS GSD Services Cloud, Nokia

Ari Lampela, Country Manager, Google Cloud Finland

Katriina Valli, CEO, founder at AI4Value


16.45 - 19 Cocktails


Basic 300 €

FDCF members 100 €

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